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Gouda Wind Farm

August 23rd, 2016 Posted by Renewable-energies, Uncategorised No Comment yet

What is the Gouda Wind Farm and ACCIONA ENERGIA? How does the Gouda Wind Farm work? What is the impact of this production on the total production of renewable energy in South Africa?

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Nuclear power in South Africa: Practical solution or pipe dream?

May 9th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorised No Comment yet

Nuclear power is the hot topic right now when it comes to confronting the energy crisis in South Africa. Renewable energy is the preferred solution when hoping to achieve complete sustainability however it does have certain limitations. Is Nuclear Power the best alternative in the long run?

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NERSA approves 9.4% tariff increase for Eskom

March 30th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorised No Comment yet

NERSA (The National Energy Regulator of South Africa) has approved a 9.4% increase as requested by Eskom, who were originally requesting an increase of 16.6%.

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REIPPP: All you need to know!

March 24th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorised No Comment yet

What is the REIPPPP? How does it work? What does it mean for the future of South Africa and the renewable energy sector as a whole? Energy Intelligence explores all these questions to provide a greater understanding in which is one of the greatest driving factors of renewable energy in South Africa.

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Energy Intelligence: Tristan Export Solar Installation a Success

February 19th, 2016 Posted by Energy Efficiency, Renewable-energies No Comment yet

Tristan Roof Pano

Another successful project has been successfully implemented by Energy Intelligence. The client, Tristan Export, based in Woodstock, Cape Town is now the proud owner of a complete solar photovoltaic installation, allowing the company to benefit from having enough power supplied and stored to cater for their needs during load shedding and eliminating their need for a generator, as well as reducing their overall electricity costs. Here are all the details behind what made this project such a success.

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Energy Intelligence and the French School: A review of an award winning project

January 25th, 2016 Posted by Energy Efficiency, Renewable-energies No Comment yet

Energy Intelligence and the French School in Cape Town (Ecole Francaise du Cap) have been working closely together over the last few years in order to improve their energy efficiency and revolutionise their approach to energy consumption and the results are proving to be impressive.

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Eskom’s pushes for a 17% increase in electricity tariffs

January 15th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorised No Comment yet

Eskom, South Africa’s Power Utility, has requested a 17% tariff increase to take place from April 2016. The South African National Energy Regulator (NERSA) is hosting hearings from the 18th of January 2016 in Cape Town and ending on the 5th of February 2016 in Johannesburg.

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Energy Intelligence helps Public Benefit Organisation to become first grid independent dairy in South Africa

November 25th, 2015 Posted by Energy Efficiency, Renewable-energies No Comment yet

Camphill Village in the Western Cape is a Public Benefit Organisation (PBO) which has managed to become South Africa’s first grid-independent dairy. This means that through the implementation of various projects they have managed to produce enough of their own electricity to meet their energy demands and, as a result, are no longer dependent on Eskom/municipal electricity supply.

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The French School project conducted by Energy Intelligence has won the Energy Efficiency Forum Award

November 25th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorised No Comment yet

The Energy Efficiency Forum Awards

The City of Cape Town recognizes that resource efficiency is critical to building economic activity and increasing a city’s competitiveness and resilience. This is reflected in the City’s recently approved Energy 2040 Goal, which includes a 37% reduction in carbon emissions, with 22% coming from energy efficiency alone.

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Feedback on the African Eagle project

September 1st, 2015 Posted by Energy Efficiency, Renewable-energies, Uncategorised No Comment yet

The last project conducted by Energy Intelligence has been successfully implemented. The client, African Eagle, based in Salt River, Cape Town, is now the owner of a complete solar installation, which enables them to reduce their energy cost and even to sell the extra power generated to the municipality. You can find below the secrets of a successful project.

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